How do I get tickets?


If you’re planning a trip to the Races, it’s always a good idea to buy your tickets in advance.


It’s the only way to guarantee your place in case any area sells out on the day.

Do I need to buy tickets in advance?

Walk Ups will be available on the day.


Booking in advance is always cheaper and considerably quicker entry on the day.


Prices for tickets/badges are available here.

How do I buy tickets?

You can purchase your tickets in advance in a number of ways:

  • Online – click here
  • Over the Telephone – call us on 01977 781307 and pay using a credit/debit card
  • Through the post by sending a cheque to:
    The Administration Office
    Pontefract Racecourse
    Pontefract Park
    Park Road
    WF8 4QD
  • In person at the offices at the above address (Monday to Friday 9am to 5.00pm) where you can pay by cash or card!

Advance booking for all race meetings closes the day before the race meeting:

  • Online bookings close at midnight
  • Telephone bookings close at 5pm (or 1pm on a Saturday for Sunday race meetings)